Benjamin Britton, Panic Americana, oil on canvas, 96 x 180"

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Alumni Highlights

Dec 12, 2016-June 25, 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08 in group exhibition, The Poetics of Place: Contemporary Photographs from The Met Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Fifth Avenue, New York.

Dec 10, 2016-Jan 28, 2017 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97: solo exhibition at The Box, Los Angeles.

Nov 20, 2016-May 21, 2017 Paul Sietsema, MFA '99 in group exhibition, Question the Wall Itself at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Nov 17, 2016-Mar 5, 2017 Betye Saar, BA '49 in group exhibition, Circa 1970 at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York.

Nov 9, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02; Brian Bress, MFA '06; Wu Tsang, MFA '10 are participating in the Biennale of Moving Images 2016 at the Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève, Switzerland.

Nov 5-Dec 17, 2016 Annie Lapin, MFA '07: solo exhibition at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.

Nov 3, 2016-Jan 14, 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08: solo exhibition at Yossi Milo Gallery, New York.

October News Barbara Morgan, BA '23; Ed Moses, BA '55, MFA '58; Vija Celmins, MFA '65, MA '64; Lita Albuquerque, BA '68; Professors Roger Herman and Lari Pittman, and former faculty John Baldessari in UCLA Today article, "New conference center showcases UCLA and its celebrated artists."

  Dolores Mitchell, BA '66; MA '68; Art History PhD '71 was featured in the Chico Enterprise-Record: "Dolores Mitchell turns San Francisco scenery into surreal imagery."

  Jan Wurm, BA '72 in group exhibitions, Parks 2016 at Schlueter Gallery, Wisconsin Lutheran College (July 9-Aug 5, 2016); Figure at Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland (Oct 14-Nov 19, 2016); National Parks - Personal Narratives, at Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, Wisconsin (Oct 21-Nov 27, 2016). She also curated Terry St. John: Close Views & Distant Vista, at the Richmond Art Center (June 12-Aug 20, 2016); and Making Our Mark at the Richmond Art Center (Sept 10-Nov 12, 2016).

Oct 27-Dec 17, 2016 Dashiell Manley, MFA '11: solo exhibition, whatever, a vibrant holiday, at Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York.

Oct 22-Dec 22, 2016 Analia Saban, MFA '05: Analia Saban is Broken: New Aquatints, Monotypes and Paper Constructions at Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles.

Oct 22-Dec 3, 2016 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08 in group exhibition, Life During Wartime, at Diane Rosenstein, Los Angeles.

Oct 19, 2016-Feb 26, 2017 Meleko Mokgosi, MFA '11 in group exhibition, The Ease of Fiction, at the California African American Museum, Los Angeles.

Oct 15, 2016-Feb 26, 2017 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Missed Connections at the Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany.

Oct 15, 2016-Feb 25, 2017 Salomon Huerta, MFA '98; Carolyn Castaño, MFA '01; Shizu Saldamando, BA '00, and Visiting Faculty Mario Ybarra in group exhibition, Tastemakers & Earthshakers: Notes from Los Angeles Youth Culture, 1943-2016, at the Vincent Price Art Museum, Monterey Park, CA.

Oct 15, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; CJ Heyliger, MFA '15 are included in Boundless: A California Invitational, at the Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego.

Oct 15-Dec 17, 2016 Betye Saar, BA '49: Blend, the final segment of a two-part survey exhibition at Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA.

Oct 15-Nov 12, 2016 Christine Wang, MFA '13: solo exhibition, Devotional Art for Your Home at Night Gallery, Los Angeles.

Oct 14-Nov 13, 2016 John Kilduff, MFA '08: solo exhibition, Paint Before You Think, at Nan Rae Gallery, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA.

Oct 12, 2016-Dec 31, 2017 Dashiell Manley, MFA '11: solo exhibition, New to the Cantor: Dashiell Manley, at Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA.

Oct 11-Nov 17, 2016 Sandeep Mukherjee, MFA '99: REEENTANGLEMENT at the Art Gallery at Glendale Community College Library Foyer.

Oct 11-Nov 5, 2016 Charles Garabedian, MA '61; Tony Berlant, MFA '64; Kristin Calabrese, MFA '98; Rebecca Campbell, MFA '01; Ben Jackel, MFA '05 in Group Show at LA Louver, Venice, CA.

Oct 7-26, 2016 Amir H. Fallah, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Embedded Memories, at Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran.

Oct 6, 2016- Lindsay August-Salazar, BA '08: Colored Repetition, solo project at Stene Projects, Stockholm, Sweden. Lindsay will be exhibiting an intimate body of oil and acrylic works on burlap that focuses on the rehearsals of speech and gesture as part of Stene Projects Special Guest Presentations.

Oct 2, 2016-Sept 30, 2017 Carmen Argote, MFA '07: Two-part solo exhibition of installation and sculpture, Workbook/Notebook, at the Armory Center for the Arts' La Casita, Pasadena.

Oct 2, 2016-Jan 8, 2017 Alexandro Segade, MFA '09: Courtesy the Artists (Alexandro Segade and Malik Gaines) in group exhibition, Radio Imagination: Artists in the Archive of Octavia E. Butler, at the Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena.

Oct 1-Dec 10, 2016 Sharon Hayes, MFA '03: solo exhibition, After Before, at the University Art Gallery, UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA.

Oct 1-Nov 30, 2016 Delia Brown, MFA '00; Tanya Batura, MFA '03; Amir H. Fallah, MFA '05; Mateo Tannatt, MFA '08; and Owen Kydd, MFA '12 in group exhibition, Human Condition, at The Hospital, 2231 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles.

Oct 1-Nov 12, 2016 Joshua Callaghan, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Lifeforce, at Harmony Murphy Gallery, Los Angeles.

Oct 1-2, 2016, 1pm Jennifer Moon, BA '96: In Real Life: Performance (in collaboration with laub), At the Edge of Space and Time: Expanding beyond Our 4% Universe, at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles.

Oct 1, 2016, 8 & 8:40pm Alexandro Segade, MFA '09 (and Malik Gaines): live multimedia musical performance, Star Choir, at Levitt Pavilion, Pasadena, presented by the Armory Center for the Arts and part of Clockshop's Radio Imagination series.

Oct 1, 2016, 3pm Gabie Strong, BA '93: In Real Life: Performance at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles.

September News Wendy Red Star, MFA '06 received the Betty Bowen Award, awarded by the Seattle Art Museum and the Betty Bowen Committee. Her work will be featured in an installation at the Seattle Art Museum beginning Nov 10.

  Andrew Freire, BA '14 is the Operations Manager at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE).

  Sharon Wilkinson House, BA '70 is featured in the UCLA Newsroom article: Healing the heart with music and art: New UCLA program aims to reduce boredom and loneliness of monthslong hospitalizations.

  Paisley Callow, BA '05 is featured in the Pasadena Independent article: Beatrix Potter Inspires Preschool Workshop at the Huntington.

Sept 30, 2016-Feb 18, 2017 Rebecca Campbell, MFA '01: solo exhibition, The Potato Eaters, at Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo, Utah.

Sept 28, 2016-Jan 8, 2017 Alexandro Segade, MFA '09 (with My Barbarian): Exhibition and residency, My Barbarian: The Audience is Always Right at the New Museum, New York.

Sept 28-Nov 27, 2016 Pat O'Neill, MA '64: solo exhibition, Matrix 262, at BAMPFA (University of California, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive).

Sept 24, 2016-Mar 18, 2017 Analia Saban, MFA '05: solo exhibition at Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston, TX.

Sept 24, 2016-Jan 8, 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08 and Professor Emeritus James Welling in group exhibition, Retro-Spective: Analog Photography in a Digital World at MOCA Jacksonville, Florida.

Sept 24-Dec 23, 2016 Paul Sietsema, MFA '99: solo exhibition at Matthew Marks Gallery, Los Angeles.

Sept 24-Oct 29, 2016 Sarah Dougherty, MFA '12 (and Laub): the love in our belly at Visitor Welcome Center, Los Angeles.

Sept 24-Oct 22, 2016 William Kaminski, MFA '12: Kurt Cobain Visitation Nitemare at Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles.

Sept 23-Dec 4, 2016 Michael Dopp, MFA '09 and Issac Resnikoff, MFA '09: organized, Arturo Bandini, exhibition, Sim City, at Ballroom Marfa, Texas, featuring work by Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Edgar Bryan, MFA '01; and Visiting Faculty Liz Glynn.

Sept 22, 2016 Taidgh O'Neill, BA '08 is featured in the Los Angeles Times story: Rundown Craftsman in Highland Park needed a savior. Now it's a stunning family home.

Sept 18-24, 2016 Noon Tran, BA '12 (& Hannah Mjolsnes): Road River Gust at Human Resources, Los Angeles.

Sept 17-Oct 29, 2016 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97 and Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16 in group exhibition, Protuberances, with performances by Jennifer Moon, BA '96 & laub, and Dylan Mira, MFA '13 at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

Sept 16-Oct 16, 2016 Rafa Esparza, BA '11 and Timo Fahler, MFA '12: collaborative exhibition, IN, at Club Pro, Los Angeles.

Sept 15, 2016-Jan 8, 2017 Betye Saar, BA '49: comprehensive survey exhibition, Uneasy Dancer, presented by the Fondazione Prada, Nord Gallery, Milan, Italy.

Sept 14 & 15, 2016 Shana Lutker, MFA '05: The Sleeping Poet and the Jongleuse, a cabaret-style performance and dinner, presented by LAXART at Taix, Los Angeles.

Sept 13, 2016-Jan 29, 2017 Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09 in Recent Acquisitions in Focus: Latent Narratives at the Getty Museum, Los Angeles.

Sept 11-Nov 6, 2016 Wu Tsang, MFA '10: solo exhibition, The Luscious Land of God Is Sinking, at 356 S. Mission Rd, Los Angeles.

Sept 10, 2016-Feb 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08 in group exhibition, New matter: recent forms of photography, at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

Sept 10-Dec 17, 2016 Betye Saar, BA '49: solo exhibition, Black White, at Roberts & Tilton, Culver City.

Sept 10-Nov 12, 2016 Analia Saban, MFA '05: Paper or Plastic? New Editions by Analia Saban, at Mixografia, Los Angeles.

Sept 10-Oct 29, 2016 Ry Rocklen, BA '02: solo exhibition, L.A. Relics, at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.

Sept 10-Oct 22, 2016 Jacob Stewart-Halevy, MFA '07: solo exhibition, Dad Paintings Mom Jeans, at Grice Bench, Los Angeles.

Sept 9-Oct 30, 2016 Calvin Marcus, MFA '15: solo exhibition, Were Good Men, at C L E A R I N G, New York.

Sept 8-Oct 22, 2016 Meleko Mokgosi, MFA '11: solo exhibition, Democratic Intuition: Lerato and Comrades II, at Jack Shainman Gallery's two locations in Chelsea, New York.

Aug 20-Oct 20, 2016 Lindsay August-Salazar, BA '08 in group exhibition, Uncommon Ground, at Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.

August News Lauren Berger, BA '09 is a Designer at Pinterest.

Aug 6-Dec 4, 2016 Brian Bress, MFA '06: solo exhibition, Make Your Own Friends, at the Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA.

July News Tameka Norris, BA '10; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in artnet news' 9 Emerging Artists You Need to Know About Right Now.

July 14-Oct 30, 2016 EJ Hill, MFA '13 in 3-person exhibition, Tenses: Artists-in-Residence 2015-16, at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York.

June 5-Dec 18, 2016 Lia Halloran, BA '99: solo exhibition, Deep Sky Companion, at Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.

June 4, 2016-June 4, 2017 Shana Lutker, MFA '05 and Sarah Beadle, BA '09 in group exhibition, The Artist's Library at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

April News Iris Hu, BA '13 was awarded a 2016 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship.

  Wu Tsang, MFA '10 was awarded a 2016 fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

Apr 21, 2016-March 2017 Matt Johnson, MFA '03: group exhibition, Wanderlust, for High Line Art, New York.

Apr 7-Dec 31, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96 in group exhibition, Less Than One, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

March News Arleen Hendler, MA '62 will have a solo exhibition of new paintings at FIG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA in January 2017.

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